Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

Envelope analysis and data-driven approaches to acoustic feature extraction for predicting the remaining useful life of rotating machinery

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

3 Author(s)
Kavanagh, D.F. ; Bell Labs. Ireland, Alcatel Lucent, Dublin ; Scanlon, Patricia ; Boland, F.

The ability to predict the Remaining Useful Life (RUL) of Rotating Machines is a highly desirable function of Automated Condition Monitoring (ACM) systems. Typically, vibration signals are acquired through contact with the machine and used for monitoring. In this paper, a novel implementation of the ubiquitous feature extraction approach Envelope Analysis (EA) is applied to acoustic noise signals (< 25 kHz) to predict the RUL of a rotating machine. A well known drawback of the EA approach is that the frequency band of interest must be known or pre-estimated. Therefore, this approach is compared to a Data-Driven approach to feature extraction which utilizes an Information Theoretic approach to feature selection that does not require any a-priori information regarding the frequency band of interest. It is shown that the Data- Driven approach, with an accuracy of 97.7%, significantly outperforms the EA approach, with an accuracy of 93.7%. This study also shows that the improved performance of the Data-Driven approach is due to new information being uncovered in spectral locations across the entire spectrum from 0 to 25 kHz, and not just within one frequency band typically used by the EA approach.

Published in:

Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing, 2008. ICASSP 2008. IEEE International Conference on

Date of Conference:

March 31 2008-April 4 2008

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.